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Facebook Ads Manager Gets Some Tracking Updates Facebook Ads Manager Gets Some Tracking Updates
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Facebook announced some new updates to Ads Manager, which it says will make it easier for advertisers to see how they’re performing when it comes to specific goals and to calculate ROI. “We know that marketers on Facebook have various …

Check Out The Red Band Trailer For The Last Of Us

Red bands typically indicate that you’re about to watch something that’s intended for a “mature audience,” and the latest trailer for The Last of Us does not disappoint in that regard. The red band trailer for The Last of Us …

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg to Host Reddit AMA Next Week [UPDATED] Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg to Host Reddit AMA Next Week [UPDATED]

According to reddit’s AMA schedule, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg will be hosting one of reddit’s popular Q&A sessions next week. Sandberg will begin to take questions at 2:30 pm, EST on April 10th. Presumably, one of the main focuses of …

Matt Cutts Answers A Good Question About Paid Link Penalties Matt Cutts Answers A Good Question About Paid Link Penalties
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The latest Webmaster Help video is once again about the topic of paid links, but this time it’s about the effects of a paid link penalty on an innocent site that happened to be linked to by a site that …

Pakistan’s Mobiilink Offers Free Tweeting to Its Customers Pakistan’s Mobiilink Offers Free Tweeting to Its Customers

Whenever a country that has a history of internet censorship gains better access to one of the internet’s most important tools, it’s big news. And that’s exactly what has happened today. Starting today, Pakistan’s largest provider of cellular services has …

Magic Johnson’s Son Spotted With Boyfriend in LA

With politicians everywhere coming to grips with gay marriage and even Bill O’Reilly admitting that that gay marriage supporters have a “compelling argument,” there really has never been an easier time to come out of the closet in the U.S. …

Android Notebooks May Be Coming Later This Year [Rumor] Android Notebooks May Be Coming Later This Year [Rumor]

In mid-March, Andy Rubin stepped down as head of Android to start a “new chapter” at Google. In his place, Google appointed Chrome OS head Sundar Pichai. This led to some thinking that the Android and Chrome OS would cross …

Google Adds Janrain, Gigya As Google+ Sign-In Partners Google Adds Janrain, Gigya As Google+ Sign-In Partners

Google announced today that it is adding some new integration options to Google+ Sign-in. Google launched Google+ Sign-in in February as its latest answer to Facebook Connect and the Open Graph. Now, Google has added Janrain and Gigya to its …

Senator Arrested in NYC Mayor Bribery Scandal
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New York state Senator Malcolm Smith was arrested today in connection with an alleged bribery scandal involving Smith gaining ballot listing for New York City’s Republican mayoral primary. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New …

Do Want: Bioshock, Portal, and Skyrim as Little Golden Books

If there are two things that my future children will be acquainted with at an early age, its Little Golden Books and Bioshock. One artist has put the two together (along with Portal and Skyrim) to create some killer mashups. …

Game of Thrones Renewed for 4th Season Following Massive Success of the Season 3 Premiere

In a move that should surprise absolutely nobody, HBO has officially announced that the hit fantasy series Game of Thrones will be back for a 4th season. Congratulations, this means that you can keep torrenting the latest from the realm …

Yahoo Mail Gets Dropbox Integration Yahoo Mail Gets Dropbox Integration
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Yahoo has partnered with Dropbox to integrate Dropbox’s storage solution into Yahoo Mail. “By bringing Dropbox to Yahoo! Mail, it’ll now be easier for you to send, receive, share and manage your attachments,” says Yahoo in a blog post. Dropbox’s …

Katy Perry, John Mayer Split Official

Though the split has been known of for a while, singer John Mayer went ahead and officially acknowledged this week that he and singer Katy Perry are no longer in a relationship. Mayer spoke about the couple’s relationship on The …

Puppeteer Gets A Story Trailer, Launches September 10

One of the highlights of Tokyo Game Show last year was Puppeteer, a new game out of Sony’s Japan Studio. We got a quick look at the title then, but there hasn’t been much said about it since. That all …

Shopping.com To Become eBay Commerce Network Shopping.com To Become eBay Commerce Network

It’s hard to believe, but it’s been nearly 8 years since eBay acquired Shopping.com. After all that time, eBay has decided to rebrand the property as the eBay Commerce Network in a move the company says will “better reflect its …

Firefox 20 Adds New Download Manager, Per-Window Private Browsing Firefox 20 Adds New Download Manager, Per-Window Private Browsing
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Firefox 19, which launched in the middle of February, shipped with a built-in PDF viewer. Its successor, Firefox 20, comes with something even better – an update to the browser’s outdated download manager. Firefox 20 launched today, and the updated …

Melissa Joan Hart is Nutrisystem’s New Spokesperson

Diet company Nutrisystem today announced that actress Melissa Joan Hart has signed on as the “brand ambassador” for the diet system. Hart rose to fame in the early 90s in her role as Melissa Darling on the Nickelodeon TV show …

Sea Lion Bobs Her Head to Backstreet Boys [VIDEO]
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Ronan the sea lion knows how to keep a beat. Just turn on some disco or some late 90s Backstreet Boys, and she’ll nod her head and keep time. Incredible. Here’s what the University of California Santa Cruz’s Pinniped Lab …

Microsoft Talks Machine Learning, Biological Science
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David Heckerman from Microsoft research recently discussed some examples of how machine learning is affecting genomics and changing the pace of scientific breakthroughs. “Until recently, the wet lab has been a crucial component of every biologist,” Microsoft Research says. “Today’s …

Buckwild Star Dies: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Being Investigated
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Yesterday 21-year-old Shain Gandee, one of the stars of MTV’s new reality show Buckwild, was found dead in Sissonville, West Virginia. His body was reported to have been found in a vehicle with the bodies of two other men, one …

HTC One Launches April 19 On AT&T, Sprint For $199 HTC One Launches April 19 On AT&T, Sprint For $199
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The HTC One is the Taiwanese company’s latest attempt to dethrone Samsung and its super popular Galaxy S line. It has the specs to succeed in this endeavor, and now we know it will be launching before the Galaxy S …

Warner Archive Instant Offers Classic Films and TV Shows for $9.99 a Month Warner Archive Instant Offers Classic Films and TV Shows for $9.99 a Month

If you have room in your budget and are looking to add another streaming service to your options, Warner Archive Instant has launched out of beta and is offering a two week free trial. Warner Archive Instant is a much …

Europe Still Worrying About Google Privacy Policy Europe Still Worrying About Google Privacy Policy

France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands have launched investigations into Google’s privacy practices after the company elected not to make changes following requests from these countries. Google faces possible fines and other action, depending on how …

CBS Broken Leg Replay Banned on TV, “No Problem” Online

CBS was broadcasting the NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional final between Louisville and Duke on Sunday when Louisville player Kevin Ware suffered one of the most gruesome injuries ever seen in college basketball. As Ware jumped to block a three point …